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Saying farewell to last World War I Marine

Members of the Kansas City 24th Marine Regiment serve as pallbearers Jan. 25, during the funeral of Albert “Jud” Wagner. Here, fellow veterans pay respect to world's oldest Marine. (Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jamie Train)

Members of the Kansas City 24th Marine Regiment serve as pallbearers Jan. 25, during the funeral of Albert “Jud” Wagner. Here, fellow veterans pay respect to world's oldest Marine. (Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jamie Train)

Members of the Kansas City 24th Marine Regiment serve as pallbearers Jan. 25, during the funeral of Albert “Jud” Wagner. (Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jamie Train)

Members of the Kansas City 24th Marine Regiment serve as pallbearers Jan. 25, during the funeral of Albert “Jud” Wagner. (Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jamie Train)

Members of the Kansas City 24th Marine Regiment serve as pallbearers Jan. 25, during the funeral of Albert “Jud” Wagner. (Air Force photos by Senior Airman Jamie Train, 22nd Communications Squadron)

Members of the Kansas City 24th Marine Regiment serve as pallbearers Jan. 25, during the funeral of Albert “Jud” Wagner. (Air Force photos by Senior Airman Jamie Train, 22nd Communications Squadron)

Members of the Kansas City 24th Marine Regiment serve as pallbearers Jan. 25, during the funeral of Albert “Jud” Wagner. (Air Force photos by Senior Airman Jamie Train, 22nd Communications Squadron)

Members of the Kansas City 24th Marine Regiment serve as pallbearers Jan. 25, during the funeral of Albert “Jud” Wagner. (Air Force photos by Senior Airman Jamie Train, 22nd Communications Squadron)

Members of the Kansas City 24th Marine Regiment serve as pallbearers Jan. 25, during the funeral of Albert “Jud” Wagner. (Air Force photos by Senior Airman Jamie Train, 22nd Communications Squadron)

Members of the Kansas City 24th Marine Regiment serve as pallbearers Jan. 25, during the funeral of Albert “Jud” Wagner. (Air Force photos by Senior Airman Jamie Train, 22nd Communications Squadron)

MCCONNELL AIR FORCE BASE, Kan. -- Members of the Kansas City 24th Marine Regiment serve as pallbearers Jan. 25, during the funeral of Albert "Jud" Wagner.

Mr. Wagner served as a Marine from 1918-1919 and was recognized as one of nine surviving World War I veterans. He was 107 years old when he died and was Kansas' oldest World War I veteran. He was the world's oldest Marine.

Mr. Wagner was buried in Smith Center, Kan.